Banks Cottage


4 guests

2 bedrooms

2 beds

1 bathroom

Property Overview

Nestled in the quaint village of Eighton Banks, Banks Cottage is a charming holiday home sleeping four guests. Perfect for small family getaways, couples retreats and staycations with friends, this homely cottage has everything you could need for a holiday in the North East. Just 4.5 miles from Newcastle City Centre, you’ll be able to enjoy a quiet break whilst just a stone’s throw from the hustle and bustle.

Property Details

The Space
Banks Cottage has a welcoming living room where you can unwind with your loved ones. Featuring a flat screen TV, log burner and comfy sofas, it’s the ideal place to relax. The double doors lead to the dining area where you can enjoy home cooked meals together with the rest of your party.

Traditional in style, the kitchen has everything you could need to make the most of your self catering stay including modern appliances and cookware.

Take the stairs up to the first floor and you’ll find two double bedrooms. Both rooms have comfortable beds, ample storage space and a tranquil feel. The family bathroom is also located on this floor and includes a bath with an overhead shower, WC and basin.

Outside you’ll find a lush garden with a patio and outdoor seating. Perfect for enjoying a quiet morning coffee or a tipple in the evening, this beautiful garden is an added bonus.

Banks Cottage is located in the small village of Eighton Banks in Gateshead, just 4.5 miles from Newcastle upon Tyne. The perfect location for a relaxing retreat, you can explore the village on foot and have a delicious meal or quiet drink in one of the local pubs.

If you’re looking for a day of fun, head to Newcastle City Centre. Enjoy laidback cocktails, live music, local pubs and energetic clubs. If you’re looking to dine out, you’ll be in your element. With high-end restaurants, trendy bars and street food, there is plenty for you to try. Those looking for some retail therapy have lots to choose from. Explore intu Eldon Square – this giant indoor shopping centre is home to huge department stores, high street favourites and an impressive food court. You don’t want to miss Fenwick Newcastle too! Head to Northumberland Street and you’ll find the impressive department store which has been open since 1882.

Newcastle is also known for its outstanding visitor attractions. Discover the Life Science Centre which is an award-winning museum celebrating advancements of life sciences. Visit St James’ Park, the home of Newcastle United FC. See how it all began with a trip to Newcastle Castle. Located in the city centre, this Norman fortress explains where the story of Newcastle began and how the city got its name.

Getting Around
Banks Cottage is within walking distance of everything Eighton Banks has to offer and within a 15 minutes drive time of Gateshead and Newcastle City Centre.

  • Bed linens
  • Cookware
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • TV
  • Stove
  • Refrigerator
  • Iron
  • Heating
  • Washer
  • Garden or backyard
  • Hangers
  • Hair dryer
  • Kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Private entrance
  • Toaster
  • Towels provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free parking on street
  • Smoke detector
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • First aid kit
  • Family/kid friendly
  • Suitable for infants (under 2 years)
  • Suitable for children (2-12 years)
  • Path to entrance lit at night
  • Bathtub
  • Essentials
  • Dishes and silverware
  • Hot water
  • Indoor fireplace
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Patio or balcony
  • Village

Guests have access to the full property. The keys to the property are accessed via a secure key safe and full details will be provided shortly before your arrival date.

The property does not have private, on site parking but there is free, on street parking outside on a first come, first served basis.

Check-in: 16:00

Checkout: 10:00

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